madder englannista suomeksi
The root of the plant, used as a medicine or a dye.
A dye made from the plant.
A deep reddish purple colour, like that of the dye.
Of a deep reddish purple colour, like that of the dye.
(obsolete form of)
c.1720 Jonathan Swift (translation from the Irish) "http://www.irishpage.com/songs/carolan/feast.htm O'Rourke's Feast":
- Usequebaugh to our feast - In pails was brought up,
- A hundred at least, - And the madder our cup,
- O there is the sport! (..)